Homestead Base, Florida

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Homestead Base, Florida
Location in Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida
Location in Miami-Dade County and the state of Florida
U.S. Census Bureau map showing CDP boundaries
U.S. Census Bureau map showing CDP boundaries
Coordinates: 25°29′24″N 80°23′34″W / 25.49000°N 80.39278°W / 25.49000; -80.39278Coordinates: 25°29′24″N 80°23′34″W / 25.49000°N 80.39278°W / 25.49000; -80.39278
Country United States
State Florida
County Miami-Dade
 • Total4.4 sq mi (11.3 km2)
 • Land4.4 sq mi (11.3 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
 • Total446
 • Density101.4/sq mi (39.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code12-32325[1]

Homestead Base is a census-designated place (CDP) in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States. The population was 446 at the 2000 census.


Homestead Base is located at 25°29′24″N 80°23′34″W / 25.489912°N 80.392677°W / 25.489912; -80.392677.[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.3 square miles (11 km2), all of it land.


At the 2000 census there were 446 people, 13 households, and 11 families living in the CDP. The population density was 102.5 people per square mile (39.6/km2). There were 13 housing units at an average density of 3.0/sq mi (1.2/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 48.88% White (15% were Non-Hispanic White,)[3] 39.46% African American, 0.67% Native American, 0.90% Asian, 6.50% from other races, and 3.59% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 45.52%.[1]

Of the 13 households 69.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 76.9% were married couples living together, 15.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 7.7% were non-families. 7.7% of households were one person and none had someone living alone who was 65 or older. The average household size was 4.85 and the average family size was 5.17.

The age distribution was 33.6% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 34.5% from 25 to 44, 18.2% from 45 to 64, and 4.3% 65 or older. The median age was 29 years. For every 100 females, there were 101.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 109.9 males.

The median household income was $43,750 and the median family income was $43,750. Males had a median income of $6,979 versus $20,662 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $6,181. None of the families and 65.5% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.


  1. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  3. ^ "Demographics of Homestead Base, FL". Retrieved 2007-11-06.

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